Welcome to The Occasional Caesura. The poems featured here have been for me, welcome breaks, caesuras, throughout the metrical feet of my life. I hope they are for you as well.
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This poem is based on Deuteronomy 8, in which the LORD warns the children of Israel before they enter into the promised land. They are finishing their 40-year wandering in the wilderness, and they are preparing to cross into Canaan, their land of “milk and honey.” The warning is that, once they are comfortable,…